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Barn Approximately 15 Metres South of Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott

Description: Barn Approximately 15 Metres South of Kelmscott Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253841

OS Grid Reference: SU2511098853
OS Grid Coordinates: 425110, 198853
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6879, -1.6382

Location: Kelmscott, Oxfordshire GL7 3HJ

Locality: Kelmscott
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3HJ

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Listing Text

Barn approx. 15m S of
Kelmscott Manor
12.9.55 (Formerly listed as part of
Kelmscott Manor with Barns to
SE and S of house and

Barn. Late C17 with later alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble with
alternating angle quoins; stone slate roof, hipped to north end and with coped
verges to south end and projecting range. L-plan. West side has C20 casements
with wood lintels, 2 to left and one to right of roughly central plank door.
Plank door in angle to right with projecting range, which has 2-light chamfered
stone mullion window with narrow round-headed opening above to gable.
Rectangular air vents to gable end. East side has segmental-headed double doors
to left, wide infilled entrance to centre and plank door to right. Interior.
Main range has double-purlin roof in 5 bays with central collar and tie-beam
trusses, one with curved struts and the other with raking struts from tie beam
to principal rafters; remaining bay divisions are stone walls. Converted to
domestic use in late C20 except for north bay which retains hayloft.

Listing NGR: SU2511098853

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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